The world's largest youth drama festival

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Hertford Theatre, Hertford
Partner theatre

The Hertford Theatre is a multi-disciplinary arts venue in the heart of Hertford. Since the sparkling transformation of Castle Hall back in 2010, Hertford Theatre has become one of the region's most popular venues for all things arts.

The Wash
Hertford
Hertfordshire
SG14 1PS
5Nov
7pm

A Midsummer Night's Dream

The John Warner SchoolHertford Theatre Hertford SG14 1PS

Antony and Cleopatra

Presdales SchoolHertford Theatre Hertford SG14 1PS

Macbeth

Simon Balle SchoolHertford Theatre Hertford SG14 1PS
96%
of teachers said that their students were resilient as a result of the Festival

With us, young people change their attitude to learning; we instill curiosity, empathy and pride.

About our impact
95%
of teachers reported that their students were better able to empathise with each other

With us, young people change their attitude to learning; we instill curiosity, empathy and pride.

About our impact
99%
of teachers said that their students increased in confidence

Every year we help thousands of young people from across the UK become better at teamwork, more confident and more ambitious.

About our impact
97%
of teachers agreed that their students were better at working together as a team

Every year we help thousands of young people from across the UK become better at teamwork, more confident and more ambitious.

About our impact
94%
of students are more likely to seek out new opportunities

With us, young people change their attitude to learning; we instill curiosity, empathy and pride.

About our impact
More than
250,000
young people have taken part in the Festival

At our core is our Festival - the world’s largest youth drama festival.

About our impact

SSF is a cultural education charity that exists to instil curiosity and empathy, aspiration and self-esteem, literacy and teamwork - giving young people the confidence to see that all the world is their stage.

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